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5 Family-Friendly Activities You’ll Love In Lenexa

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Fun Things To Do Near Your Luxury Apartment in Lenexa, KS

Not sure what there is to do this summer around Lenexa? Want to explore the city and experience new things? If you’re looking for entertaining things to do with the entire family, there are many unique places you can visit around the town that will be fun for everyone. Our Lenexa, Kansas apartments offer a prime location near local museums, parks, and entertainment venues.

Lenexa Public Market

Owned and operated by the City of Lenexa, the Lenexa Public Market is a food hall and market adored by all. It’s part of Lenexa City Center, which is a 200 acre neighborhood that is currently developing to be a new gathering space, filled with restaurants, shops and much more. The Public Market hosts a variety of local farmer’s produce, community events, and lots of outdoor seating. Support local businesses, try new food, and explore the market with your family today!

Visit a museum

There are interesting and one-of-a-kind exhibits in museums like the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art and the Kansas City Automotive Museum. The Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art is on the campus of Johnson County Community College and is only a short ten-minute drive from WaterSide Residences on Quivira. Not only are the exhibits award winning, they are also educational. Take a free guided tour, or do a self-guided tour with your family. 

Spend time outdoors

Lenexa is home to many great trails and parks. Take a walk or go on a bike ride with your family on a nice day. Sar-Ko-Par Trails Park is over 50 acres of land and includes amenities that are sure to be exciting for everyone. There is a disc golf course, a skateboard park, and courts for tennis, pickle ball and sand volleyball. If your family enjoys fishing, go over to Rose’s Pond and try to catch fish such as bluegill, sunfish, largemouth bass, or catfish. In addition, there is also the Legler Barn Museum and the Indian Trails Aquatic Center.

Go to an escape room

If you and your family enjoy brain games and want to test your skills, go to an escape room and work as a team to put clues together. You and your family have 60 minutes to crack codes, find keys, and be innovative to beat the clock and escape in time. There are a few escape rooms near Lenexa, such as Breakout KC or Tick Tock Escape Room. Breakout KC has four escape rooms at their Park Place location, and six different ones at their River Market location. Tick Tock Escape Room also has four different themed rooms and is the best place to go for big group events, such as birthdays or team building. 

Jump at Sky Zone

Sky Zone is a trampoline park that is one of the most thrilling places to spend the day. Everyone enjoys trampolines, and it’s the perfect way to make sure the kids get their energy out. They have countless attractions, like the Ninja Warrior course, warp wall, wipeout, and much more. There is surely something here that your family will love. It is easy to spend an entire day jumping around. They even offer SkyCamp during the summer with both full day and full week options. Kids will get to enjoy fitness and movies, crafts, and science experiments at SkyCamp. Want to live close to the fun? We offer luxury executive suite apartments and apartment homes that are perfect for you and your family, or anyone looking for a studio apartment in Lenexa

Book Your Private Tour of WaterSide Residences Today!

Looking for the ideal Lenexa, KS apartment homes for rent? Reach out to us at WaterSide Residences on Quivira to schedule a private tour so we can show you the best luxury apartments near you. Simply visit our Contact Us page and provide a little info about yourself and request a tour in the message box. One of our team members will reach out to you to put something in the books. Or, you can call us at (844) 570-6950 during regular business hours.


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